Lot 193: A stone standing monk
November 28, 2016
Amsterdam, NetherlandsLive Auction
China, 18th/19th century
The hands folded across the chest, dressed in long gown and undergarment.
H. 26.8 cm
- Collection C. Barkman, Zeist
- Private collection, the Netherlands
Carl Barkman (1919-2006) was, besides a sinologist and a writer, also a Dutch diplomat in China around 1945.